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Baxter, Martha - portrait of Mrs Curtis
This miniature is signed "M W Baxter" for Martha Wheeler Baxter (1869-1955). The sitter is Mrs Curtis, but nothing further is known about her. 627
The term "historical detective" may sound a little strange, but is the easiest way to express the intent of this research.
Seeking information to expand historical knowledge and finding, surprisingly often, "conventional wisdom" needs revision